Coney Island Hospital opens lactation lounge for moms

New moms have a new option when it comes to breastfeeding at Coney Island Hospital.



The new lactation lounge at the hospital provides chairs, a changing table and a welcoming atmosphere for mothers who need to breastfeed -- or just want to hold their newborns.



In August, Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a new law that requires certain city agencies to provide private rooms for nursing mothers. 


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